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Do you still produce good eggs at 45?
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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
In brief: Depends
Your risk of a chromosome defect @45 is much higher than it was at twenty.
References site 1/50 for down syndrome & add 4% risk of unexpected outcome (for any pregnancy) to any personal health issues & the worry factor can be big. Those eggs have been exposed to your life for 45yrs & reflect any toxic events over that period. Yet that leaves about 90% chance of a successful outcome.

In brief: Depends
Your risk of a chromosome defect @45 is much higher than it was at twenty.
References site 1/50 for down syndrome & add 4% risk of unexpected outcome (for any pregnancy) to any personal health issues & the worry factor can be big. Those eggs have been exposed to your life for 45yrs & reflect any toxic events over that period. Yet that leaves about 90% chance of a successful outcome.
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